you need
  • - «Dimexidum" 99%;
  • - water;
  • - gauze or a bandage;
  • - polyethylene film;
  • - cotton fabric.
drug is available as a concentrate (99%) in bottles of 50 or 100 ml.It is a colorless liquid with a pungent odor of garlic.Before using "Dimexidum" necessarily diluted with water to the desired concentration.
drug for the treatment of joints used in the form of applications (compression).Concentration "Dimexidum" in this case, can vary from 25 to 50%.Most use 25% solution of the drug.For example, for treatment of the knee joint need to obtain 100 ml of a 25% aqueous "Dimexidum".To do this, take 25 ml of the concentrate and add to it 75 ml of water.
After that is necessary to test for hypersensitivity.Rub the resulting liquid small area of ​​skin on the forearm.If there was a strong fee
ling of itching and burning, the drug can not be used.
If all goes well, soak solution "Dimexidum" gauze or bandage and put cooked compress on the affected joint.On top of the plastic wrap gauze and cotton cloth.Leave for 20-30 minutes.Repeat three times daily.To increase the anti-inflammatory effect can be added to "Dimexidum 'one vial' Diclofenac sodium" or "Voltaren" (5 mL).Drugs enhance the effect of each other, and the therapeutic effect becomes more pronounced.The duration of treatment is 10-15 days compresses.
For the treatment of venous ulcers and erysipelas skin is used 30-50% solution "Dimexidum."To obtain 100 ml of 30% of the drug, it is necessary to add 30 ml of the concentrate with 70 ml of water.After testing for hypersensitivity, soak cheesecloth resulting liquid and place it on the affected area of ​​the skin.Close polyethylene cloth and leave for 20 minutes.Repeat procedure 2-3 times a day.The duration of treatment, check with your doctor.
When eczema and streptococcal needed compresses with 40-90% solution.To obtain 100 ml of a 40% "Dimexidum", link 40 ml of the concentrate and 60 ml of water.Then draw a sensitivity test and apply a compress.Medications are also recommended to irrigate the affected skin.The ready solution "Dimexidum" you can add an antibiotic that a doctor will recommend.
for skin is used 10-20% aqueous solutions.To obtain 100 ml of 10% "Dimexidum" must be mixed with 10 ml of concentrated formulation with 90 ml water.The resulting liquid irrigates the skin, covering his eyes, or apply compresses.